If things had gone as I planned them, I would right now be about 2 miles from the finish line of the Brighton Marathon. Instead, I am stuck at home, feeling ill, and the rest of the family are at church. However, I have redeemed some of the time by just listening to an incredible sermon by David Platt -
Divine Sovereignty: The Fuel of Death-Defying Missions (HT Justin Taylor).
I am starting a series on mission at Gateway in a couple of weeks time (God willing!) and Platt's sermon would be a fantastic scene-setter for that - and for anyone else who wants fresh vision for God's plan to reach all peoples with the good news of his Son.
Go on - listen to it; it is terrific.
Praise God that his plans are not only bigger than ours, but can never be thwarted!
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